2013 New Jersey Devils (Team News, Player Discussion - Part XI)
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04-10-2013, 05:18 PM
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Buying Luongo out makes no sense.
If anything happens with him, he'll be traded with some salary retained. Paying him the full amount and letting him leave for nothing is completely moronic. Instead, pay him a portion and get something in exchange.
While that's a point, the one thing that they save themselves from if they buy out Luongo...is any potential salary cap punishments if Luongo retires prior to the contract ending.
It's looking ...6-8 years in advance or so, but it'd be a pretty significant portion of their cap taken up if he retires.
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